Originally Posted by hendrix
Could you explain what crust leather is please?
I don't think i've ever had it in a shoe.
I quite like the aniline leather i have in very shoes.
Others here are better...
Originally Posted by fritzl
it must be. several makers told me. the sole leather is rather constant, though
e.g. a friend of mine has a pair of lobb st. james made of a leather scored on an auction in...
Originally Posted by bengal-stripe
This shoe style is also known as a “d’Annunzio”, named after the Italian poet-fascist-lover.
A dandy if there ever was...
Originally Posted by DWFII
How can you know for sure? The only one that is absolutely certainly hand stitched is the upper left hand shoe. The stitching on the apron is "split and lift" and that cannot be...
Originally Posted by RogerC
I have ordered some LL cloths, and while I can't fault the quality of them, for that money, I want designs that I simply cannot get anywhere else. I would never shell out £120/m for...